Author Archives: kbusch2014

10 + 1 Steps to Meaningful Student Blogging

Originally posted on Pernille Ripp:
Last summer, I had the pleasure of guest blogging for Middle Web and chose to do it on student blogging.  While I had started with a 14 step plan, I was able to revamp it…

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How Not to Integrate Technology

Originally posted on Pernille Ripp:
After reading this wacky post “Encouraging Teachers to use Technology” I had to respond with a hearty?congratulations!??After all, this article ?highlights many of the things we so diligently try to avoid when?introducing?anything?unknown to people; rewards,…

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So What’s My Problem With Public Behavior Charts?

Originally posted on Pernille Ripp:
image borrowed from Kimberley Moran – see her great post on how to move past behavior charts linked at the bottom of the post ? The day starts out fine, you had your breakfast, you…

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How to Unleash the Uncreative Children

Originally posted on Pernille Ripp:
image from icanread I was a dreadfully uncreative child.  Sure, I would draw trees, flowers, animals, but whenever someone told me to unleash my creativity, my heart sank and my page usually stayed empty.  Writing…

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The Fatherhood Project

Originally posted on 808 [the adventures]:
When our good friend Corbyn Tyson asked us to participate in an episode of The Fatherhood Project that he was creating for SoulPancake, I was a bit uncertain. Now, however — well, the episode speaks for…

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Why “God” is not the answer.

Originally posted on 808 [the adventures]:
If you are a person of faith then we have all have a common ground, don’t we? We believe that good came down and brought hope and peace to a messed up world. We believe…

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Wise Words

“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.”  ― Maya Angelou

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